“Rafting in Southern China” opened in Nanchuan
A scene from “Rafting in Southern China” (Photo provided by the sponsor)
CHONGQING (CQNEWS) -- The first round of the 2017 “Rafting in Southern China” International Rafting Tournament was held at Shenlong Canyon, Nanchuan District the other day. Eighteen professional athletes competed at Shenlong Canyon. Xiao Xuwei won the first prize, while the second and third prizes went to Cen Nanqin and Shen Chenchen respectively.
This competition was sponsored by the Administration of Sports of Chongqing and the China Association for Scientific Expedition. With a total length of 3km and a fall of 100m, Chongqing Station is rated as a Class II track for this International Rafting Tournament (11 indicators including overall fall are considered).
Several professional insiders, including Cen Nanqin and Gan Wei, participated in the Elitist Match held in the morning, delivering a great show for the audience.
A mother and son from Chongqing also won a lot of attention. Feng Yuxiang, 13 years old, said that inspired by his parents, he is addicted to rafting. This boy has participated in several competitions with his mother nationwide, and said that he hopes there will be more rafting competitions in Chongqing. (Translated by Sun Jiuyang, Fathom Language Limited)